A six-month-old baby tested positive and has coronavirus. This was confirmed by authorities of the Garrahan Hospital, where they performed the test. In this way, he becomes the youngest person in the City to carry COVID-19.
As detailed by the chief Epidemiology and Infectology Service of the health center Rosa Bologna, in dialogue with the Radio of the City, the parents, who they also caughtThey took him to the guard because he had a high fever and breathing difficulties.
In reference to the pandemic and the boys, the doctor reported that, along with that of a three-year-old boy, there were two positive cases that were confirmed in the Garrahan. Both are confirmed on Thursday and they evolve favorably.
According to Bologna, the baby, who is hospitalized with his mother, lives in the Villa 1-11-14, close to the Buenos Aires neighborhood of Flores. He came to the guard with high fever and breathing difficulties.
“This is an example of the situations that arise when parents and children are infected. We are in process for the baby to be transferred to the Durand hospital, where the father is hospitalized. The idea is that the three of them can be together because it is better that, in such cases, the whole family is in a general hospital that can handle both adults and minors, “the infectologist told The nation.
At first they estimate that these would be cases of community spread. “It has no clear epidemiological link, “added Bologna.